Willie M. Hunter was born January 8, 1911, at Baltimore, Mississippi, a daughter of Jack and Carrie Logan. She married Israel Hunter, Sr., in 1939 at Leland, Mississippi. He died May 23, 1986. She is the mother of the Rev. Israel Hunter Jr., Anne Williams and Ethel Davis, all of Champaign. She has 13 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 26 great-great-grandchildren. She worked at Blytheville Air Force Base in Arkansas until she retired in 1975.
News Gazette: 4 January 2001